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Upgrading everything this year

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by deereequipment, Oct 31, 2010.

  1. deereequipment

    deereequipment Member
    Messages: 90

    sold 03 F250 with Western 8'6" V plow,
    bought 011 F250, installing new Western 8'6" V plow.

    sold 92 F350 with 8' fisher,
    put 7'6" western straight on 93 F450 stake body.

    sold 94 with 7'6" meyer,
    bought 03 F250, put 1 yr old western 8' straight blade.

    sold FORD A64 loader,
    bought Volvo L70 with bucket, snow plow, and now building push box.

    still have CAT 287 with home made 8' Hiniker plow.

    still have V box spreader and Buyers tail gate spreader.

    might also buy some new snow shovels.

    Newer equipment, newer plows (mostly all Westerns), newer loader (this one has heat).

    Bring it on!
  2. IMAGE

    IMAGE Sponsor
    Messages: 1,747

    how much did the ford loader go for?
  3. ponderosa

    ponderosa Member
    Messages: 48

    very nice it's great to update, you will love that loader good luck
  4. ABES

    ABES PlowSite.com Addict
    from MN
    Messages: 1,322

    Nice, but why did you sell an 03 F250 with a V to buy an 03 F250 with a straight?
  5. deereequipment

    deereequipment Member
    Messages: 90

    It didn't have heat, and very poor brakes.
    Tranny was tired.

    I got $6K.
  6. deereequipment

    deereequipment Member
    Messages: 90

    Not in that order.
    I bought a 2nd 03, and came across an 8' straight for it.
    Then was able to upgrade the truck I use, so sold my (the first) 03 with the V, and got the 011, and am just about done installing the new V.
  7. deereequipment

    deereequipment Member
    Messages: 90

    I already love that loader. Just been using it for loading mulch and topsoil.
    It's very quiet inside.
    Looking forward to spending alot of hours in it!